Howard Leslie Shore (born October 18, 1946) is a Canadian composer. He is known for his movie scores.
Shore in May 2013
|Birth name||Howard Leslie Shore|
|Born||October 18, 1946|
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Genres||Classical, orchestral, film scores|
|Occupation(s)||composer, orchestrator, conductor, music producer|
|Instruments||Saxophone, Organ, Flute|
Shore has also composed a few concert works including one opera, The Fly, based on the plot of David Cronenberg's 1986 movie premiered at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris on July 2, 2008, a short piece Fanfare for the Wanamaker Organ and the Philadelphia Orchestra, and a short overture for the Swiss 21st Century Symphony Orchestra.
- Handy, Bruce 'Lord of the Rings' Composer Howard Shore Talks Hobbits, His Start on 'SNL' and Working With Martin Scorsese Billboard. February 25, 2015
- "The Fly The Opera". The Fly The Opera. Retrieved December 18, 2012.